Gangtok
India
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Gangtok, India

October, the first month of the post monsoon autumn, in Gangtok, is also an agreeable month, with average temperature varying between 12.1°C (53.8°F) and 20.7°C (69.3°F).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in September - a still agreeable 20.7°C (69.3°F). In Gangtok, the average low-temperature is 12.1°C (53.8°F).

Rainfall

In Gangtok, India, during 3 rainfall days, 181.1mm (7.1") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Gangtok, there are 87 rainfall days, and 3626mm (142.8") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

In Gangtok, the average length of the day in October is 11.5h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Gangtok is 7h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in October is 9. A UV Index estimate of 8 to 10 represents a very high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 9 interpret into the following advice:
Take special precautions, as unprotected eyes and skin can be burned and damaged quickly. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes.

What is the temperature in October in Gangtok?

In October, in Gangtok, India, the average high-temperature is 20.7°C (69.3°F), and the average low-temperature is 12.1°C (53.8°F).

How much does it rain in Gangtok in October?

In Gangtok, India, during October, the rain falls for 3 days and regularly aggregates up to 181.1mm (7.1") of precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Gangtok have in October?

In October, the average length of the day is 11.5h.

How long on average sun shines in October in Gangtok?

The average sunshine in October in Gangtok, India, is 7h.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Gangtok?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Gangtok is 9. A UV Index value of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Gangtok, India
  • Average high temperature in October: 20.7°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (22.4°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (12.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 12.1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (16.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (4°C).

Average rainfall in October - Gangtok, India
  • Average rainfall in October: 181.1mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (649.6mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is December (22.7mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Gangtok, India
  • Average rainfall days in October: 3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (19 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is December (0 days).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Gangtok, India
  • Average daylight in October: 11.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.9h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.4h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 7h

Months with most sunshine are March and April (Average sunshine: 8h).
Months with least sunshine are July and August (Average sunshine: 4).

Average UV index in October - Gangtok, India
  • Average UV index in October: 9

Months with the highest UV index are April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 5).